An operator and truck driver transports goods and services from one location to the other using trucks. The operator and truck driver is responsible for the safe movement of the goods and the maintenance of the vehicle he/she is using. It is your job to ensure that the vehicle is in top shape by running regular maintenance checks. It also helps when certified to perform a few repairs on the vehicle. You might also be required to load and unload goods from the truck. Operators and truck drivers are mandated to abide by all traffic rules and regulations and ensure that all goods are delivered safely and on time.
An operator and truck driver must have the stamina for long drives. He/She is required to have good communication skills as he/she may be in communication with customers. The minimum qualification is a high school diploma, although all truck drivers must be certified, especially by possessing a Commercial Driver's License (CDL). The average operator and truck driver earns almost $200000 a year by earning up to $86.98 every hour.